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Number: 607/138
Name: Surgery: light, thermal, and electrical application > Light, thermal, and electrical application > Electrical energy applicator > Placed in body > Rectum, vagina, or uterus
Description: Subject matter wherein the applicator is inserted into an anal opening, a vaginal opening or a uterus to stimulate the surrounding tissue.

Patents under this class:
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Patent Number Title Of Patent Date Issued
8649870 Systems and methods including lead and electrode structures sized and configured for implantation in adipose tissue Feb. 11, 2014
8644938 Neuromodulation device for pelvic dysfunction Feb. 4, 2014
8639360 Method and apparatus for treating pelvic pain Jan. 28, 2014
8630711 Systems and methods for treating disorders by selectively activating and/or blocking muscles through intrafasicular stimulation of the pudendal nerve Jan. 14, 2014
8606371 Uterine electrical stimulation system and method Dec. 10, 2013
8597289 Cervical opening sealing devices Dec. 3, 2013
8506563 Moisture transport system for contact electrocoagulation Aug. 13, 2013
8494658 Method and apparatus for stimulating pelvic floor muscles Jul. 23, 2013
8337435 Method and apparatus for treating pelvic pain Dec. 25, 2012
8340786 Incontinence treatment device Dec. 25, 2012
8292935 Photonic device and method for treating cervical dysplasia Oct. 23, 2012
8226645 Apparatus for tubal occlusion Jul. 24, 2012
8224464 Method and apparatus for treating pelvic pain Jul. 17, 2012
8170686 Heatable sling support for an anatomical location May. 1, 2012
8131380 Probes for electrical current therapy of tissue, and methods of using same Mar. 6, 2012
8000792 Fast-acting counter-incontinence method and device Aug. 16, 2011
7941221 Method and apparatus for intentional impairment of gastric motility and/or efficiency by triggered electrical stimulation of the gastrointestinal tract with respect to the intrinsic gastric el May. 10, 2011
7850721 System and method using the rectal mucosal membrane for inducing hypothermia and warming Dec. 14, 2010
7850722 System and method for treating urinary tract disorders Dec. 14, 2010
RE41463 Apparatus for stimulating living tissue Jul. 27, 2010
7526344 Medical device for treating prostate diseases by using near-infrared LED Apr. 28, 2009
7483755 Devices, methods, and systems for shrinking tissues Jan. 27, 2009
7390324 Magnetic retrieval device and method of use Jun. 24, 2008
7369894 Method, system and device for treating disorders of the pelvic floor by electrical stimulation of the sacral and/or pudendal nerves May. 6, 2008
7343202 Method for affecting urinary function with electrode implantation in adipose tissue Mar. 11, 2008
7341583 Positioning system for an applicator and positioning method for an applicator Mar. 11, 2008
7338480 Diagnosis catheter for interstitial cystitis Mar. 4, 2008
7079882 Method and apparatus for quantifying nerve and neural-muscular integrity related to pelvic organs or pelvic floor functions Jul. 18, 2006
7018398 System and method for treating urinary tract disorders Mar. 28, 2006
6836688 Devices, methods, and systems for shrinking tissues Dec. 28, 2004
6785577 Electrode apparatus for stimulating penile, urethral, and anal tissue Aug. 31, 2004
6741895 Vaginal probe and method May. 25, 2004
6694192 Uterus muscle controller Feb. 17, 2004
6625495 Body-cavity probe with body conformable member Sep. 23, 2003
6553266 Underpants structure provided with means to augment perineal muscles Apr. 22, 2003
6551304 Magnetic retrieval device and method of use Apr. 22, 2003
6546934 Noninvasive devices and methods for shrinking of tissues Apr. 15, 2003
6470219 Apparatus and method for treating female urinary incontinence Oct. 22, 2002
6453199 Electrical gastro-intestinal tract stimulator Sep. 17, 2002
6407308 Disposable article having sensor to detect impending elimination of bodily waste Jun. 18, 2002
6356777 Methods of and apparatus for activating the muscle cells or nerves of the uterus or cervix Mar. 12, 2002
6302904 Device and method for medical treatment Oct. 16, 2001
6289894 Device for treatment of incontinence of urine Sep. 18, 2001
6258060 Urethral apparatus with position indicator and methods of use thereof Jul. 10, 2001
6246915 Apparatus for stimulating living tissue Jun. 12, 2001
6185465 Vaginal electrode for urinary incontinence treatment Feb. 6, 2001
6156060 Static devices and methods to shrink tissues for incontinence Dec. 5, 2000
6151527 Electrode apparatus for stimulating living tissue Nov. 21, 2000
6139569 Interspersed heating/cooling to shrink tissues for incontinence Oct. 31, 2000
6091995 Devices, methods, and systems for shrinking tissues Jul. 18, 2000

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